New 2016 Kolstein Guarneri model 3/4 carved back

New 2016 Kolstein Guarneri model 3/4 carved back

This new 2016 Kolstein Guarneri model is a fine example of the pear shaped 3/4 size instrument that has proven itself for many years in orchestral playing circles. Two piece medium grain Carpathian spruce top, Poplar back and sides, Maple neck, Kolstein individual brass tuning machines, Ebony nut, fingerboard, tailpiece saddle, and Kolstein tailpiece, Kolstein… Continue reading New 2016 Kolstein Guarneri model 3/4 carved back

2000 customized Kolstein Fendt

2000 customized Kolstein Fendt

This trade-in customized Kolstein Fendt model is a 7/8 Willow flatback that has had many performance upgrades over the 18 years that the first owner used it professionally since college days. Fine to medium grain carpathian spruce top, slab cut will back and sides, carpathian maple neck ebony fittings. The owner eventually replaced all the… Continue reading 2000 customized Kolstein Fendt

2003 Barrie Kolstein Lorenzo Carcassi model

This great orchestral doublebass was made by Barrie Kolstein for exhibition at the 2003 ISB convention in Richmond, VA. The consigning owner recently moved to the east cost and very reluctantly leaves this bass behind. Willow back and sides, Slab cut Fir two piece top, Flatback, Maple neck with large italianate scroll, Heavy brass single… Continue reading 2003 Barrie Kolstein Lorenzo Carcassi model